Posts Tagged ‘ free comic book day ’

Retailers: Don’t Miss CBLDF’s All-Ages FCBD Extravaganza – FOCs Today!

February 5, 2018
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Retailers: Don’t Miss CBLDF’s All-Ages FCBD Extravaganza – FOCs Today!

For 30 years, CBLDF has fought to protect your right to read and create comics. We explore what that means in Defend Comics, an all-ages anthology celebrating Free Comic Book Day. Retailers: Now’s the time to stock up for FCBD using order code JAN180051! Defend Comics Free Comic Book Day 2018 Edition features new content from a wide variety…

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EXCLUSIVE: Ben Hatke Shares the Love for Kids Comics with CBLDF!

May 1, 2015
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EXCLUSIVE: Ben Hatke Shares the Love for Kids Comics with CBLDF!

In less than 24 hours, we’ll be celebrating Free Comic Book Day, and with it, the launch of Children’s Book Week! Friend of the Fund Ben Hatke, creator of Zita the Spacegirl, took a moment to share his thoughts on kids comics exclusively with CBLDF, and he did so using the format we all love…

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Decades Later, Kentucky Newspaperman Will Defy Mother’s Comic Ban

May 1, 2015
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Decades Later, Kentucky Newspaperman Will Defy Mother’s Comic Ban

Tomorrow comic retailers across the country will celebrate Free Comic Book Day, and a recent column in the Ashland, KY Daily Independent newspaper is proving the effectiveness of this annual event, which aims to introduce new fans to the often misunderstood format and to draw back those who haven’t read a comic in years. Semi-retired…

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Don’t Forget CBLDF’s Defend Comics on Free Comic Book Day!

April 30, 2015
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Don’t Forget CBLDF’s Defend Comics on Free Comic Book Day!

Free Comic Book Day is here in just two days, and with it, the launch of the 96th annual Children’s Book Week! Comic stores around the country will be handing out millions of comics to kids, and CBLDF is delighted to have our own kid-friendly title in the mix: Defend Comics! Defend Comics features a…

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Children’s Book Week: Comic Book Shops Participate Around the Country!

April 27, 2015
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Children’s Book Week: Comic Book Shops Participate Around the Country!

On May 2, comic book stores will kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, by giving away over two million comics to younger readers on Free Comic Book Day! Comic book shops around the country are also joining in by hosting…

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Enter the Children’s Book Week Display Contest and Win an Author Visit!

March 13, 2015
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Enter the Children’s Book Week Display Contest and Win an Author Visit!

On May 2, comic book stores will kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading! Children’s Book Council, Every Child a Reader, and the ABC Children’s Group at the American Booksellers Association are sponsoring their annual display contest, and the contest winner will…

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Free Comic Book Day Titles for Celebrating Children’s Book Week

February 6, 2015
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This Free Comic Book Day, comic book stores will be among the first to kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, by giving away over two million comics to younger readers! With over two dozen kid-friendly offerings from a wide array…

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Free Comic Book Day Kicks Off 96th Annual Children’s Book Week Celebration!

February 5, 2015
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On May 2, comic book stores will kick off Children’s Book Week (May 4-10, 2015), the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, by giving away over two million comics to younger readers on Free Comic Book Day!  With over two dozen kid-friendly titles to choose from, there’s a free…

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DEFEND COMICS: Free Comic Book Day 2015 Edition!

December 19, 2014
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DEFEND COMICS: Free Comic Book Day 2015 Edition!

For the second year, CBLDF is proud to be participating in Free Comic Book Day with a special, all-ages edition of Defend Comics, our anthology of tales about free speech, censorship, and the right to read! This year’s comic features new stories from Gene Yang and Sonny Liew (The Shadow Hero, American Born Chinese, Wonderland),…

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